The plight of rescue dogs will be highlighted at London's
biggest dog event, Discover Dogs, held at Earls Court on 8-9
November, as Kennel Club Breed Rescue (KCBR) organisations promote
the benefits of rescuing a dog in need on the Find a Rescue Dog
stand and the Eukanuba stand.
Representatives of twelve KCBR organisations will be bringing
along their dogs to help them engage with the public on issues
surrounding rescue dogs and to promote breed-specific rescue
organisations and the positive work they do for dogs.
On Saturday 8 November, the Kennel Club Breed Rescue stand will
host the French Bulldog Welfare Trust, the Rottweiler Welfare
Association, Midland Chihuahua Rescue and the Cairn Terrier Relief
Fund. On Sunday 9 November it will host Southern Cavalier
Welfare, The Edward Foundation (Bulldogs), South Eastern Counties
Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue and the Independent Borzoi
Eukanuba, which sponsors Discover Dogs, is hosting a number of
KCBRs on its stand at the event, with Northern Newfoundland Club
Welfare and Labrador Rescue Kent on the stand on Saturday and
Valgrays Border Collie Rescue and Poodle Network UK on
Mike Bloxsome, UK Breeder Manager at Eukanuba, said: "Eukanuba is
proud to be sharing a stand with KCBR organisations and to shine a
light on the plight of rescue dogs. Having them on the stand
will enable visitors to meet some of the rescue dogs being cared
for by these fantastic organisations and find out more from the
experts on issues surrounding dog rescue and rehoming."
Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club Secretary, said: "Discover Dogs
attracts thousands of visitors of all ages and as such is the
perfect opportunity to showcase the great work done by Kennel Club
Breed Rescue organisations.
"Although not as well-known as other organisations, KCBRs work
incredibly hard to support their breed. There is a breed
rescue organisation for almost every one of the 215 breeds of
pedigree dog in the UK, and many of them also take in crossbreeds
so they are a great resource for those considering rescuing a
To find out more about Kennel Club Breed Rescue, visit www.thekennelclub.org.uk/breedrescue.
Find your perfect rescue dog using the Kennel Club's Find a Rescue
Dog service at www.thekennelclub.org.uk/services/public/findarescue.